​How I ended up at the white House ...


It was the Fall of 1985, and I was very content at my job as a computer software manager in Greenbelt, Maryland. At lunch one day I was flipping through the Washington Post and found the ad pictured here. My immediate thought was – Wow! It would be great to get a rejection letter from the White House, something on White House letterhead! I would have so much fun showing this off to my office colleagues, I was imagining; “Hey guys! Look who wrote to me!” 

    Well, my joke didn’t quite work out as I had intended…